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ALEXANDER JACKSON DAVIS: AMERICAN ARCHITECT, 1803-1892. Ed. by Amelia Peck. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1992. Published by Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., New York. 192 pp. with 206 ills. (57 col.). 29 x 23 cm. LC 92-8479 ISBN 084781484X In English.
The first full survey of the career of an influential American architect especially noted for his Gothic Revival and Italianate designs for country houses, this catalogue features fine color reproductions of 57 watercolors by Davis that include perspective renderings and elevations of residential works as well as plans for such notable public and institutional projects as the Custom House in New York. An extensive listing of Davis's designs and realized buildings follows five scholarly essays tracing his career, discussing his innovations and achievements in public and domestic architecture, and detailing his designs for the interiors of two villas.
Artist(s):Davis, Alexander Jackson
Indexing: Western — United States — 1800-1900 — Architecture
Plans: 01,06,07,13,17,22,24
Worldwide Number: 023762
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